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by M.A. Blackledge
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Four text-based views of a remarkable individual, my mother, Dorothy Marita Forrant Blackledge (1907-1971).  Mostly in English; the fourth text, a 4-page excerpt of her thesis, is in French.  This sampler material will be published in Blackledge Stories , a compilation expected in late 2019.
Topics: Forrant, Menus, Rice, French, Thesis
Core Video
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Core Video
Khan Academy
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The Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006, by Bangladeshi American educator Salman Khan. With the stated mission of "providing a high quality education to anyone, anywhere", the website supplies a free online collection of more than 2,400 micro lectures via video tutorials stored on YouTube teaching mathematics, history, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics and now computer science.
Topics: Khan Academy, education, lessons, Salman Khan
Microsoft Research Video
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More than 1,100 brilliant scientists and engineers push the boundaries of computing in multiple research areas and include contributions to Kinect for Xbox 360, work to develop an HIV vaccine, and advancing education techniques in rural communities.
Saturday Morning Cartoons
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A collection of Saturday Morning (or Saturday-Morning-Like) cartoons and animated episodes.
Silent Hall of Fame
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BREAKING NEWS We have launched a kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the preproduction of a new documentary. We offer eight levels of generous rewards for donations of every budget. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2028711795/feature-documentary-about-overlooked-silent-movie If you support the cause of bringing belated recognition to many overlooked silent movie stars, please make a tax deductible donation and spread the word about this campaign. Silent Hall of Fame is the only place...
Topics: silent film, silent movie stars, free classic film, old movies, silent film streaming, silent era,...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Game Gear
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The Sega Game Gear (セガゲームギア) is a handheld video game console developed by Sega and released in late 1990 as a response to Nintendo's Game Boy handheld . It is a full colour console and was Sega's first attempt to compete in the handheld games market (the second being the Sega Nomad — a handheld Sega Mega Drive). In South Korea it is known as the Handy Gam*Boy (핸디겜보이). The Sega Game Gear is a "portable" device which was designed to address problems with...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Coleco Colecovision
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The ColecoVision is Coleco Industries' second generation home video game console, which was released in August 1982. The ColecoVision offered near-arcade-quality graphics and gaming style along with the means to expand the system's basic hardware. Released with a catalog of 12 launch titles, with an additional 10 games announced for 1982, approximately 145 titles in total were published as ROM cartridges for the system between 1982 and 1984. Coleco licensed Nintendo's Donkey Kong as the...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Atari 2600
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The Atari 2600 is a video game console released in September 1977 by Atari, Inc. It is credited with popularizing the use of microprocessor-based hardware and ROM cartridges containing game code, a format first used with the Fairchild Channel F, instead of having non-microprocessor dedicated hardware with all games built in. The console was originally sold as the Atari VCS, for Video Computer System. Following the release of the Atari 5200, in 1982, the VCS was renamed "Atari 2600",...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
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The Sega Genesis, known as Mega Drive (Japanese: メガドライブ Hepburn: Mega Doraibu?) in most regions outside North America, is a 16-bit video game console which was developed and sold by Sega Enterprises, Ltd. The Genesis is Sega's third console and the successor to the Master System. Sega first released the console as the Mega Drive in Japan in 1988, followed by a North American debut under the Genesis moniker in 1989. In 1990, the console was released as the Mega Drive by Virgin...
Saturday Morning Cartoons
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Internet Arcade
by Irem (licensed from Broderbund)
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Lode Runner is a puzzle video game, first published by Brøderbund in 1983. Arcade In 1984, Irem developed an arcade conversion of Lode Runner. It contained 24 remixed levels from the 150 original levels. Gameplay Basics The player controls a stick figure who must collect all the gold in a level while avoiding guards who try to catch the player. After collecting all the gold, the player must travel to the top of the screen to reach the next level. There are 150 levels in the game which...
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Internet Arcade
by Atari Games
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Marble Madness is an arcade video game designed by Mark Cerny, and published by Atari Games in 1984. It is a platform game in which the player must guide an onscreen marble through six courses, populated with obstacles and enemies, within a time limit. The player controls the marble by using a trackball. Marble Madness is known for using innovative game technologies. It was Atari's first to use the Atari System 1 hardware and to be programmed in the C programming language. The game was also one...
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Internet Arcade
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CLICK HERE TO START ARCADEFLOW. ArcadeFlow is an alternate, javascript-driven interface to the virtual machines in the Internet Arcade. Designed for a large screen running in full-screen mode, ArcadeFlow will allow easy selection of machines, as well as a "greatest hits" along the bottom of the screen. It is very intense resource-wise, and makes no attempt to react to changes in screen size. The main engine of ArcadeFlow is ContentFlow by Jackalope.
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Topics: Interface, Arcade, JSMESS, Internet Arcade, Coverflow
Internet Arcade
by Atari Games
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Toobin' is an Atari Games video game originally released as an arcade game in 1988 and is based on the recreational sport tubing. In the game, you play as the main characters Bif or Jet, guiding them through many winding rivers on an innertube. Gameplay The player competes in a river race against the computer or another player. The player's score increases by swishing the gates, hitting other characters with cans, collecting hidden letters to spell Toobin', and collecting treasures. Players try...
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Internet Arcade
by Bally Midway
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Discs of Tron is the second arcade game based on 1982 Disney film Tron. Description While the first Tron arcade game had several mini-games (Gridbugs, Light Cycles, entering the MCP cone and Digital tanks), Discs of Tron is inspired by the Jai alai sequence in the original 1982 film in which Kevin Flynn is forced to play against Crom, leading to Crom being "derezzed" by Sark. Tron is also introduced later, as Flynn witnesses him competing against (and defeating) four of the MCP's...
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Feature Films
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page . This film contributed courtesy of SabuCat Productions .
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Feature Films
by Leo McCarey
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Directed by Leo McCarey, this 1939 romantic classic is the first and best version of the old warhorse of a fateful shipboard romance between an aimless playboy and a nightclub singer, both engaged but appearing to be destined to reunite on the top floor of the Empire State Building. The elaborate, shot-for-shot 1957 remake again directed by McCarey with Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr is much better known, and Warren Beatty even saw fit to remake it yet again with his wife Annette Bening for a 1994...
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Topics: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer
Feature Films
by Fleischer Studios
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Gulliver's Travels (1939) is a public domain cartoon. This is a 720p scene rip (gullivers.travels.1939.720p.bluray.x264-cinefile) of the Blu-Ray. IMDB Link ~~~~ Watch movies on Youtube @ PDFREETV Watch movie trailers on Youtube @ TheTrailerArchive
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Topics: gulliver's travels, cartoon, public domain, high definition, hd, 720p, blu-ray, 1939
Feature Films
by Herbert Wilcox
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Taken from IMDB : Perky young Nanette attempts to save the marriage of her uncle and aunt by untangling Uncle Jimmy from several innocent but ensnaring flirtations. Attempting one such unentanglement, Nanette enlists the help of theatrical producer Bill Trainor, who promptly falls in love with her. The same thing happens when artist Tom Gillespie is called on for help. But soon Uncle Jimmy's flirtations become too numerous, and Nanette's romances with Tom and Bill run into trouble. Will Uncle...
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Topics: Musical, Romance
Feature Films
by Hal Roach
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Gail Richards is accompanying Ann Carrington who is visiting her father, Henry, at his spooky, old, country estate. It's been many years since she's seen him. They get a lift from Cosmo Topper, who lives in the neighborhood. Gail is murdered that night, and her spirit seeks out Topper to find out who killed her and why. Stars: Joan Blondell, Roland Young, Carole Landis, Billie Burke, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, and H. B. Warner IMDb Page COPYRIGHT NOTICE: No copyright renewal was filed for this...
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Topics: Comedy, Mystery, Murder, Suspense, Fantasy
Comedy Films
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Hilarious romantic comedy starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell. Russell is rough and tumble reporter looking to get out of the news racket by marrying and becoming a house wife after her divorce from newspaper publisher Grant. Just when she is about to leave town with her husband-to-be the still lovesick Grant drafts her to cover one final breaking news sensation. Along with plenty of laughs and fast paced dialog this film provides a witty and cynical look at news business. There is a...
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Topics: romance, comedy
Feature Films
by Columbia Pictures Corporation
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As Julie prepares to leave her husband Roger, she begins to play through a stack of recordings, each of which reminds her of events in their lives together. One of them is the song that was playing when she and Roger first met in a music store. Other songs remind her of their courtship, their marriage, their desire for a child, and the joys and sorrows that they have shared. A flood of memories comes back to her as she ponders their present problems and how they arose.
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Topics: Drama, Cary Grant, Movie Powder, avi
Feature Films
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Touching romantic comedy starring Cary Grant and Irene Dunne. Find out more about this film at its IMDB page .
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Topics: romance, comedy, pdmovies
Feature Films
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No more uploads I was very satisfied with FTP uploading at archive.org. I was able to see exactly how much of the upload had been completed. I was able to see the rate at which the upload was progressing. And, perhaps most important of all, I was able to resume an interrupted upload. In other words, if I had uploaded 90% of a file when the connection was lost, all I had to do was reconnect and upload the remaining 10%. The programmers at archive.org have eliminated the best way of uploading,...
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Topics: Niagara Falls, Tom Brown, Slim Summerville, Marjorie Woodworth, Zasu Pitts, Hal Roach
Comedy Films
by Frank Capra
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Taken from IMDB : As a parting shot, fired reporter Ann Mitchell prints a fake letter from unemployed "John Doe," who threatens suicide in protest of social ills. The paper is forced to rehire Ann and hires John Willoughby to impersonate "Doe." Ann and her bosses cynically milk the story for all it's worth, until the made-up "John Doe" philosophy starts a whole political movement. At last everyone, even Ann, takes her creation seriously...but publisher D.B. Norton...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Comedy Films
by MGM
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Starring Spencer Tracy, Elizibeth Taylor, Billie Burke, this entertaining movie tells the tale of a grumpy, soon-to-be grandfather who does not look forward to the idea. Spencer Tracy is great in this film.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: comedy, Spencer Tracy, Vincent Minnelli, Elizibeth Taylor
Feature Films
by Alexander Korda
movies
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Teenaged Mowgli, who was raised by wolves, appears in a village in India and is adopted by Messua. Mowgli learns human language and some human ways quickly, though keeping jungle ideas. Influential Merchant Buldeo is bigoted against 'beasts' including Mowgli; not so Buldeo's pretty daughter, whom Mowgli takes on a jungle tour where they find a treasure, setting the evil of human greed in motion. Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins
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Topics: Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Sabu Dastagir, pdmovies
Comedy Films
by Jack William Votion and Ben Hersh
movies
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topic: Comedy
Comedy Films
by Robert Sisk
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This film starts with Andy Hardy returning home after serving in the army. And it's not too long before he's caught up in the usual Hardy capers. Stars Mickey Rooney as the freshman and Lewis Stone as his dad.
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Topics: Drama, Comedy, Romance, Mickey Rooney
Feature Films
by Lee S. Marcus
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When an Englishwoman dies, leaving behind two children, her devoted friend (Ann Richards) decides to take the children to find the woman's husband (Franchot Tone), an American serviceman who had returned to the USA. But the father, now a successful architect, claims not to remember ever having gotten married or having any children.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Romance
Comedy Films
by Daniel Dare
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Bob Hope comedy with Dorothy Lamour. | You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: Comedy, pdmovies
The Video Cellar Collection
by Daniel Dare
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A death row inmate tells the story of how he got his sentence. He was a baby photographer who made the mistake of looking for adventure by agreeing to look after his neighbor's private-eye establishment.
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Topics: bob hope, dorothy lamour, peter lorre, lon chaney jr, reginald denny, ann doran, jack larue, bing...
Feature Films
by Elliott Nugent
movies
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This was one of the three films that Bob Hope did for Paramount with the theme of favorites: blonde, spy and brunette. He was at one of the best moments of his career when this spoof about the detective movie genre went into production. "My Favorite Brunette" was directed by Elliott Nugent with a style that made it fun and light to watch. The screen play by Edmund Beloin and Jack Rose parodies those films that showed a charismatic private eye get into all kinds of dangerous...
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Topics: Death Row, Murder, Bob Hope, Detective
Comedy Films
by Bryan Foy
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Comedy Films
by Hal Roach Studios
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imdb: A newspaper publisher (Emory Parnell) is being blackmailed by a burlesque queen (Joan Woodbury), and he sends one of his reporters (William Tracy) to talk to her.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: comedy, William Tracy, Bety Compson, Joan Woodbury
Film Noir
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Expressionistic crime dramas of the 40s and 50s: tough cops and private eyes, femme fatales, mean city streets and deserted backroads, bags of loot and dirty double-crossers.
Old Time Radio
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Topic: Fibber McGee and Molly
Old Time Radio
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(63 Episodes) "The Fibber McGee & Molly Show," one of the longest-running radio sitcoms, premiered on NBC Radio Network in 1935, remaining popular until its demise in 1959, long after radio had ceased to be the dominant form of American household entertainment. * SYNOPSIS: Much of the show's humor relied on recurring gags, unseen regulars & punchlines that popped up here & there for its many broadcast years. ** THE McGEE'S HALL CLOSET **: One of the running FM&M jokes...
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Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTRadio NBC, * Fibber McGee & Molly
Old Time Radio
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(37 Episodes) OTRs Burns & Allen Husband & wife Comedy Team George Burns & Gracie Allen, more widely known as simply "BURNS & ALLEN." OTR * def gp ddh
Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, * George Burns, * Gracie Allen, * Burns & Allen
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
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DRAGNET Dragnet , the brainchild of Jack Webb, may very well be the most well-remembered, and the best, radio police drama series. From September, 1949 through February 1957, Dragnet 's 30 minute shows, broadcast on NBC, brought to radio true police stories in a low-key, documentary style. The origins of Dragnet can be traced to a semi-documentary film, "He Walked by Night" from 1948, in which Webb had a small role. Both employed the same Los Angeles Police Department technical...
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Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, Dragnet, Jack Webb, Webb, Jack,...
Old Time Radio
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(111 Episodes) "Father Knows Best," with Robert Young as father, is an Old Time Radio Situation Comedy, broadcast during the early to mid 1950s. Depicting the 'typical American' household, the radio show had a strong following and it went on very (I might add) successfully to television, becoming as popular as a 1950s and 1960s B/W TV sitcom, as was its radio counterpart! (NBC & CBS) Primarily sponsored by Maxwell House Coffee.... "Your father thinks it's the best (coffee),...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, * Robert Young, OTRadio NBC, OTRadio CBS
Old Time Radio
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(178 Episodes Plus 2 Auditions) "Our Miss Brooks": Regarding these 178 Eps of Old Time Radio Sitcom, "Our Miss Brooks," with Eve Arden ...... I do realize there are many MANY OMB downloads available online, which possibly prompts you to think ".. right .... yet another person uploading that which has already been (countless times!) uploaded!" As a rookie down-loader, I found misnamed episodes etc extremely confusing. I ended up with so many files that turned out to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, * Eve Arden, * Gale Gordon, * Jane Morgan
Old Time Radio
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My Favorite Husband began as a radio sitcom on CBS Radio. The show starred Lucille Ball and Richard Denning as Liz and George Cooper (Liz and George Cugat in early episodes). The couple lived at 321 Bundy Drive in the ficticious city of Sheridan Falls, and were billed as "two people who live together and like it." The main sponsor was Jell-O, and an average of 3 "plugs" for Jell-O were made in each episode. The program ran from 1948 through 1951, throughout which 124...
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Old Time Radio
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(143 Episodes) Update: ** Episode information added to all uploads prior to Jan 05, 2011 JACK BENNY (Feb 14, 1894 – Dec 26, 1974): Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often (although an accomplished violinist)...
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Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Wartime, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTR Comedian, * Jack Benny, OTRadio CBS,...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
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DRAGNET Dragnet , the brainchild of Jack Webb, may very well be the most well-remembered, and the best, radio police drama series. From September, 1949 through February 1957, Dragnet 's 30 minute shows, broadcast on NBC, brought to radio true police stories in a low-key, documentary style. The origins of Dragnet can be traced to a semi-documentary film, "He Walked by Night" from 1948, in which Webb had a small role. Both employed the same Los Angeles Police Department technical...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Dragnet, Jack Webb,...
Old Time Radio
audio
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favorite 104
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Our Miss Brooks was a hit on radio from the outset; within eight months of its launch as a regular series, the show landed several honors, including four for Eve Arden, who won polls in four individual publications of the time. Arden had actually been the third choice to play the title role. Harry Ackerman, at the time CBS's West Coast director of programming, wanted Shirley Booth for the part, but as he told historian Gerald Nachman many years later, he realized Booth was too focused on the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topic: OTR, Our Miss Brooks, Old Time Radio
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
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ADVENTURES OF PHILIP MARLOWE Elements of mystery have always been represented in literature, but the detective story didn't arrive on the scene until the mid 1800's. Edgar Allan Poe's The Murders in the Rue Morgue, published in 1841, was the first. The Murder's main character, C. Auguste Dupin, was a brilliant detective who relied on superior deductive powers to solve the crime. He and his unnamed narrator companion solved this and two other mysteries. Later in the 19th century Sir Arthur Conan...
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Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Adventures of Philip...
Old Time Radio
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You are invited to listen to and download Old Time Radio shows here! Browse by: number views · average review rating · number reviews · date reviewed · date archived · topic
Feature Films
by Robert Buckner, Jack L. Warner
movies
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This film's excellent cast brings interest to a story of otherwise routine family events. Almost all of the performers are nicely matched with their characters, especially William Powell and Irene Dunne as the parents.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
Old Time Radio
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(11 Episodes) "Mr & Mrs Blandings," was the NBC OTR sitcom, starring Cary Grant & Betsy Drake as Jim & Muriel Blandings, a spin-off from Cary Grant's hit movie "Mr. Blandings Build his Dream House." Robert Cummings & Jane Wyatt eventually did a pilot for the parts held by Cary Grant & Betsy Drake, as Grant asked to be released from his contract with the program. His reason for leaving? Rumour has it that his accountants told him he was paying "Uncle...
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Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, * Cary Grant, * Betsy Drake, * Gale Gordon, * Robert...
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The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edwin Abbott Abbott
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LibriVox recording of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, by Edwin Abbott Abbott. Read by Ruth Golding. Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 science fiction novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott. As a satire, Flatland offered pointed observations on the social hierarchy of Victorian culture. However, the novella's more enduring contribution is its examination of dimensions; in a foreword to one of the many publications of the novella, noted science writer...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, science fiction, satire, mathematics, geometry, dimensions
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Marion Zimmer Bradley
audio
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Librivox recording of The Colors of Space, by Marion Zimmer Bradley. Bart Steele, Space Academy graduate, is on his way home to his father's business - he runs a fleet of spaceships for interstellar travel. The secret for fast interstellar travel though is still tightly kept by the alien race Lhari. An agreement between humans and Lhari has been made that permits humans only to travel in cold sleep as passengers aboard Lhari vessels as to not reveal the secret. Some humans – the Mentorians -...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, science fiction, marion zimmer bradley, colors space
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by William Henry Hudson
audio
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LibriVox recording of A Crystal Age by William Henry Hudson. A Crystal Age is a utopian novel written by W. H. Hudson, first published in 1887. The book has been called a "significant S-F milestone" and has been noted for its anticipation of the "modern ecological mysticism" that would evolve a century later. (Summary by Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to...
Topics: librivox, audio, science fiction, fantasy, utopia, novel
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio
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Around the Moon, Jules Verne’s sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, is a science fiction novel continuing the trip to the moon which left the reader in suspense after the previous novel. It was later combined with From the Earth to the Moon to create A Trip to the Moon and Around It. (Summary from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, science fiction, jules verne, round moon
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Kenneth Grahame
audio
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LibriVox recording of The Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth Grahame. Read by Arthur Piantadosi and Prachi Pendse. Kenneth Grahame wrote a classic children’s tale in 1908 - he penned The Wind in the Willows. He wrote of the English countryside and the beauty of it, but more than that, he showed how even the most commonplace can be extraordinary and rare. Wind in the Willows is a tale of friendship, of adventure, of foolishness and wisdom, of travel and change as well as peace and predictability;...
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Librivox recording of The Odyssey , by Homer (transl. Samuel Butler). The Odyssey is one of the two major ancient Greek epic poems (the other being the Iliad ), attributed to the poet Homer. The poem is commonly dated to between 800 and 600 BC. The poem is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad , and concerns the events that befall the Greek hero Odysseus in his long journey back to his native land Ithaca after the fall of Troy. It takes Odysseus ten years to return to his native land of Ithaca after...
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